The problems highlighted in this article are affecting our area too. There must be a concerted effort to not only go after those who are trafficking this poison, but to treat those who are struggling with addiction.
Despite being top notch, my staff suffers from an overbaering caseload. While they want to pour the necessary time into each case, they find that there are sometimes not enough hours in the day. I will continue to fight for needed funding to ensure that my office can continue to do the good work we're doing.